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Posted by **Alannah** on Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 6:56pm.

- Grade 12 AP calculus -
**PhysicsPro**, Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 7:06pmyour equation would be

xnew = x - (x^3 - 5x - 2)/(3x^2 - 5)

so for x=2

xnew = 2 - (8-10-2)/(12-5)

= 2.5714

Incidentally, my next 4 answers were

2.4268029

2.4143045

2.4142136 and

2.4142136 which would be one of the answers correct up to 7 decimal places.

- Grade 12 AP calculus -
**keiori**, Monday, December 3, 2012 at 12:53am90+89=

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